James Voortman


James Voortman is the CEO of the Australian Automotive Dealer Association.

James has extensive policy and automotive advocacy experience and has worked as an advisor to a Federal Minister as well as several senior policy roles within a range of industry association. In an unprecedented year of challenge and change, James has led the AADA to historic achievements in franchise reform and better outcomes for franchised new car dealers. James is future focused, on ensuring the policy settings of governments and regulatory authorities align with fair, balanced and equitable outcomes for this vital $60 billion industry and the dealers who invest in it.

James will be the Moderator of our Advocacy Panel, in the AADA Cox Automotive Keynote Session, on Tuesday 8 March 2022.